noblewoman

[noh-buh l-woo m-uh n]

noun, plural no·ble·wom·en.

a woman of noble birth or rank.

Nearby words

  1. noble-minded,
  2. nobleman,
  3. noblesse,
  4. noblesse oblige,
  5. noblesville,
  6. nobly,
  7. nobodaddy,
  8. nobody,
  9. nobody home,
  10. nobody's fool

Origin of noblewoman

First recorded in 1565–75; noble + -woman

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British Dictionary definitions for noblewoman

noblewoman

noun plural -women

a woman of noble rank, title, or status; peer; aristocrat
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